Last Updated on April 20, 2022 by Danielle
If you are a beginner and you want to pull off neutral looks, any of the Naked Palettes are perfect. The Naked Basics palette is most suitable for beginners. It comes with 6 neutral matte shades that blend really well. All of the shades are very wearable for the daytime and you don’t need a lot to pull of great natural looks
Every teenage girl needs a makeup bag to keep all her favorite makeup in. Most makeup bags are pretty boring. Does she spend a lot of time on her eye lashes? With the Glossier logo on it, this might be the world’s cutest makeup bag. Made of coated cotton, this 9.5 X 7 inch makeup bag has just the right amount of space for holding her cosmetics.
Your makeup is only as good as your tools. Makeup brushes don’t have to be expensive. Made with synthetic fiber, this set of 14 makeup brushes rivals makeup brushes that cost a lot more and perfect for beginners. The bold handles make them easy to hold. Each of the bigger brushes is clearly labeled so there is no guess work. They are basically a poor person’s version of Sigma brushes.
If you are looking for a high quality set of makeup brushes that are a real bang for your buck, the Real Techniques everyday essentials core brushes are some of the best on the market. This set includes 4 of their most popular brushes to do everything: blush, bronzer, highlighter, and concealer. Made with synthetic bristles, these brushes make a perfect addition to anyone’s makeup collection.
If you don’t have a makeup sponge, go get this one from Real Techniques. This sponge is the best thing ever to apply concealer or foundation. Even if you already have one, you are supposed to switch it out because it gets dirty over time. What better time than Christmas to get a new one?
For makeup lovers, this product almost seems too good to be true. With this makeup eraser cloth, all you have to do is wet it and wipe off your makeup. Like magic, your makeup is supposed to come off on the cloth. The best part? Because it is reusable and washable, you will save so much money on makeup wipes.
Putting on makeup is super fun, but most of us don’t like removing it. Many women swear by these makeup remover wipes from Neutrogena. They are supposed to melt away dirt, oil, and makeup in seconds. The best part? You don’t even have to rinse your face if you are feeling lazy.
When it comes to makeup brushes, nobody likes to clean them. Most of us have something better to do like get on Instagram. The little gadget might make you want to finally clean the nasty bacteria off your brushes. With a little water and soap, the squishy bumps on the mat are supposed to clean the bristles of your brush when you rub the brushes on the mat. For makeup lovers, it might be one of the greatest inventions.
Does she love makeup? We can’t stress how important it is to clean your makeup brushes regularly. Germs are everywhere. The worst part is drying your brushes. A lot of us get lazy so this USB makeup brush cleaner can help. It comes with 8 different rubber holder designed to fit any sized brush. You dip your brush into the bowl and turn on the spinner. With three different speeds, it takes away all the heavy lifting when it comes wot cleaning your brushes. The best part? It can air dry your brushes in seconds too.
A shade shifting lip balm? What is this wizardy? With the most adorable packaging, the clear lip balm transforms when you put it on your lips. The coolest part? The tint is determined with your lips pH-level, making the color unique to you. Activated through moisture, it’s like the mood ring in the makeup industry.
If you are looking for a great nude palette but don’t want to pay a lot for the brand names, this is a great neutral palette for beginners. With 12 shades that range from rose gold to nudes, it’s a really big palette with a variety of shimmer shades. You can pull off everything from an everyday look to a dolled up evening look.
Neutrals just got boring! If you need color in your life, the NYX Brights palette is for you. With bright blues, greens, reds, oranges, and pinks, you can recreate all of your favorite 70s looks. It’s an intimidating palette, but a lot of fun to play with. It helps that the colors are buildable and blendable so you can get really creative. With 16 colors, the color options are endless.
If you are looking for an inexpensive drugstore eye shadow option, the NYX Ultimate Shadow Palette is a really pretty palette with pretty colors. Containing 16 neutral shades, this palette is versatile enough to create a bunch of makeup looks.
With everything from lip glosses to eye shadows, this eye shadow kit from Shany is one of the most popular makeup gifts for beginners. With 98 eye shadows, there is a lot of makeup here. It comes packaged in a beautiful case with a handle on it. When you open it up, there are so many different eye shadows and everything in between to play with.
Who needs fake lashes? On social media, many people consider Essence Lash Princess Mascara to be the best drugstore mascara. A lot of beauty gurus say that it adds a lot of volume and length to your eyelashes, comparable to wearing false eyelashes. The best part? It’s incredible affordable.
Now your lashes can go from just regular to fully long and voluminous with the help of these fake magnetic eyelashes from Arishine. The best part? You don’t need sticky glue. The set comes with ultrafine magnetic particles that allow the lashes to stay in place. They are perfect for special occasions when mascara is just not enough.
I love the cat eye look of Nicki Manaj. The best way to achieve that look is with the Stila Stay All Day Waterproof liner. This stuff is amazing and doesn’t come off and smear throughout the day. Plus, one tube lasts forever with daily use. It actually lives up to its name and “stays on all day.”
Mascara is great but if you really want to add some flair to your eye lashes you need this eyelash curler. With an ergonomic design, this flat shaped curler can add life to even the flattest eyelashes without pulling or pinching on your lashes.
Emily Weiss founded Glossier when she was just 29. Now the brand has become one of the fastest growing in the cosmetic industry. The company doesn’t sell many products, but the ones that it does has a cult following. One of the keys to the company’s success is listening to customers. This set includes all of the best selling Glossier skin care products in minature size.
Founded by Emily Weiss, Glossier has become an overnight sensation. Everybody wants awesome looking eye brows. If there is one product that you must own from Glossier, it has to be Boy Brow. This is one product that lives up to the hype. Available in different shades, this tinted eye brow pomade keeps you eyebrows perfectly groomed. You simply brush your eye brows and the pomade keeps the little hairs in place. The gift set comes with Boy Brow, Cloud Paint, and Lash Stick.
It seems everybody is obsessed with Glossier. One of our favorite lip balms is Balm DotCom. We don’t know what makes it so moisturizing but it’s probably its base of castor seed oil and beeswax. Hydrating the lips, it comes in a variety of fun colors and flavors. Lip Balm is great when you are first getting into makeup because it slightly tints the lips. With this set you can choose your favorite trio from 8 options. The hard part is choosing your favorites.
Just about everybody wants Anastasia’s Modern Renaissance palette. It’s a highly pigmented palette with colors that blend effortlessly. The palette drew a lot of its inspiration from the Renaissance period. This beautiful palette strikes a delicate balance between neutral shades and big pops of colors.
Ulta has so many great makeup sets. They come in cute little boxes with everything from eye shadows to beauty products. Honestly, she would probably like any of the Ulta starter makeup gift sets even if they aren’t expensive. It just lets her know that she is all grown up, giving her something to experiment and play with when she is just starting out with makeup.
Just about every girl could use a handy mirror. With a unique shape, this acrylic mirror makes it easy to see all around your face. It measures about 7.7 inches across. Whether you are creating the perfect hairstyle or a picture perfect winged liner this hand mirror will do the trick.
Are you trying to sort your makeup? Here is a great way to display, organize, and store a huge collection of makeup. The coolest part? The drawers stack on top of each other so you can create your own custom makeup organizer. The drawers are transparent so you can easily see everything inside with a quick glance. You will find yourself using makeup that you didn’t even know you had.
Is there anything cuter than a mirror shaped like a heart? Mirrors aren’t supposed to be so cute. This heart shaped mirror can either be mounted on the wall or put on a desk. Offered in a variety of fun colors from red to purple, it comes with a back stand.
When you have a lot of makeup, it’s hard to find it if you have it all over the place. This plastic tray makes it easy to keep everything organized in the open on a tabletop or vanity. That way you can see all your makeup with a quick glance.
There is nothing worse than having clutter all over your vanity or bathroom counter. With a multi tiered designed, this rotating organizer gives you a place to put all your beauty products. The best part? All the shelves are adjustable so you can easily slide them in and out depending on the sizes of your products. It saves so much of counter space.
Don’t you wish that your vanity mirror had better lighting? Turn your ordinary vanity mirror into a Hollywood style makeup mirror with this lighting kit. The installation couldn’t be easier. The kit comes with 10 dimmable vanity lights that can be stuck to your mirror’s surface using the adhesive backing. Your vanity will not be complete without them. Note: Mirror not included.
Not all of us have perfect lighting in our bathrooms. With a tri-fold design, this vanity mirror has 21 built in lights than can be powered with batteries or a USB cable. The lights can be dimmed or brightened with the touch sensitivity switch. The three panel design allows you to see your face from different angles. The magnifying mirrors on the side allow you to see everything in more detail, making doing your eyebrows and lips easier.
If you are looking to get that Hollywood experience at home, this super decorative mirror will make you feel glamorous. Not only does the mirror have a frame around it, but the dimmable light bulbs around it create ambient light that allows you to see the makeup you are applying on your face.
Do you find that none of your mirrors are great for applying makeup? Then you need a real makeup mirror. If you want something that you can use anywhere in your room, this lighted mirror from Conair fits the bill. The LED lighting allows you do your makeup even under terrible lighting conditions and the 10X magnification gives you the perfect amount of detail.
Everybody wants to create that Hollywood look in their bedroom. There are many different types of makeup mirrors. We don’t know what to make of this one. Sure it’s got a ring light around it, 10X magnification, and full color lighting, but it goes much more beyond that. It has a freaking bluetooth speaker in it, making it a borderline gadget. With a built in mic, you can even talk to Siri through it. It’s basically the iMirror.
Does she have a lot of beauty products? It can be so easy to get a ton of beauty products but finding some place to store them is challenging. Whether she is traveling or just wants to store all her products in one place, this train case has plenty of space inside. With multiple compartments, it’s deep enough to store her entire collection. The best part? It has adjustable compartments that make it easy to store different sized products.
Do you love removing makeup in the shower? A fogless mirror in the shower can really speed up your beauty regimen. This fogless mirror from ToiletTree works by using a hot water reservoir. With a built in shelf, it will attach to most shower surfaces using a suction cup.
Finding a neat way to organize a large makeup collection is a chore, but this clear plastic storage cart is one solution if you don’t want to go for a wooden storage unit. Depending on the size of your makeup collection, you can get it with different number of drawers. With wheels on it, it is perfect for placing next to your vanity.